Search for dissertations about: "semiotics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 56 swedish dissertations containing the word semiotics.

  1. 1. An Information System in its Organisational Contexts : A Systemic Semiotic Longitudinal Case Study

    University dissertation from Wollongong, Australia : Department of Information Systems, University of Wollongong

    Author : Rodney Clarke; Karlstads universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; information systems; longitudinal case study; organisational contexts; organisational semiotics; semiotics; social semiotics; systemic functional linguistics; systemic semiotics; workpractices; Information Systems; Informatik;

    Abstract : This dissertation develops a new form of Systems Analysis based on Systemic Semiotics. Systemic Semiotics, a combination of Social Semiotics and Systemic Functional Linguistic theories, can be used to provide contextual descriptions linking the operations of information systems to their specific situational and organisational contexts. READ MORE

  2. 2. Children's Gestures from 18 to 30 Months

    University dissertation from Centre for Languages and Literature, Lund University

    Author : Mats Andrén; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; children; gesture; development; communication; language; action; semiotics; social cognition;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns the nature of the gestures performed by five Swedish children. The children are followed from 18 to 30 months of age: an age range which is characterized by a rapid succession of developmental changes in children's abilities to communicate by means of both spoken language and gesture. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Inquiry into Cultural Semiotics: Germaine de Staël's Autobiographical Travel Accounts

    University dissertation from Lund University Div. of Semiotics Department of Art History and Musicology Box 117 SE-221 00 LUND

    Author : Anna Cabak Rédei; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Phenomenological sociology; Fenomenologi; Contemporary history circa 1800 to 1914 ; Phenomenology; Humanities; Parisian salons; Humaniora; Fransk litteratur; Germaine de Staël; Cultural semiotics; Autobiographical travel accounts; French literature; Modern historia ca. 1800-1914 ;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Kultursemiotiken studerar möten mellan kulturer. Begreppen Kultur, Extra-kultur och Icke-kultur utvecklades av Tartuskolan under 1970-talet, och användes i deras studier av den ryska kulturen och dess relation till Västeuropa. Särskild vikt lades vid Peter den Stores försök att göra Ryssland mer likt Väst. READ MORE

  4. 4. Semiotics of Politics Dialogicality of Parliamentary Talk

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jaakko Turunen; Uppsala universitet.; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Statskunskap; Political Science; language; dialogicality; parliamentary talk; Mikhail Bakhtin; Hans-Georg Gadamer; Yuri Lotman; Poland; Slovakia; Politics; Economy and the Organization of Society; Politik; ekonomi och samhällets organisering; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : Parliamentary talk, despite its central place in politics, has not been the focus of many qualitative studies. The present study investigates how parliamentary talk emerges in a dialogue between different arguments in the parliament. READ MORE

  5. 5. Motion in Language and Experience : Actual and Non-actual motion in Swedish, French and Thai

    University dissertation from The Faculties of Humanities and Theology

    Author : Johan Blomberg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; motion situations; non-actual motion; Swedish; elicitation; cognitive linguistics; phenomenology; Thai; French; subjective motion; fictive motion; semantic typology; motion; spatial semantics; motion events;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with motion in language and non-linguistic experience, distinguishing between actual motion (AM) and non-actual motion (NAM). AM is the experience of continuous change in an object’s position, expressed in sentences such as 'The man runs through the forest' and 'The woman is walking'. READ MORE